Design Management
Design Management

Kathryn Best

Kathryn Best is an author, speaker and entrepreneur, with more than twenty years of progressive experience in academia, architecture and design consultancy. Kathryn provides foresight and insight on the power and value of design as an enabler of positive change in business and society. She has worked extensively in Europe, Asia, and the Americas, coaching and inspiring students and professionals at universities, conferences, design centers and government organizations. Her experience includes professional engagements with HOK, RTKL, WATG, Wolff Olins, Starbucks and Orange, and academic lectureships / professorship in higher education institutions such as Inholland University of Applied Sciences, University for the Creative Arts, the Royal College of Art and Fachhochschule Salzburg. Kathryn is a Fellow of the Royal Society for the Arts (FRSA). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Fairchild Books, 2015


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DOI: 10.5040/9781474223522.0013
Page Range: 122–133
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